ASTM D3288 / D3288M - 15

    Standard Test Methods for Magnet-Wire Enamels

    Active Standard ASTM D3288 / D3288M | Developed by Subcommittee: D09.12

    Book of Standards Volume: 10.02

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    Significance and Use

    4.1 These tests are useful for specification and control purposes during the manufacture, purchase, and use of the magnet-wire enamels, and for determining uniformity of batches.

    1. Scope

    1.1 These test methods cover testing liquid enamel coatings used to produce film-insulated magnet wire.

    1.2 The values stated in either lbs/gal or SI units are to be regarded separately as standard.

    1.3 The test methods appear as follows:




    6 – 10

    Determined Solids

    16 – 22

    Effective Solids

    31 – 37

    Flash Point

    11 – 15

    Infrared Analysis

    45 – 50

    Stack Loss

    23 – 30


    38 – 44

    1.4 There is no known IEC equivalent document.

    1.5 This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.

    ICS Code

    ICS Number Code 25.220.50 (Enamels)

    UNSPSC Code

    UNSPSC Code 26121509(Magnet wire)

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    DOI: 10.1520/D3288_D3288M-15

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    Citation Format

    ASTM D3288 / D3288M-15, Standard Test Methods for Magnet-Wire Enamels, ASTM International, West Conshohocken, PA, 2015,

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